Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Bahraich Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Bahraich Assembly Constituency 2022
Bahraich is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Bahraich district. People of Bahraich voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on February 27 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,57,050 registered voters for Bahraich assembly seat, out of which 1,90,503 were male and 1,66,547 were female voters. 0.7% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Bahraich constituency had 12 candidates for assembly seat contention. Bahraich was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. It was a close contest with Bharatiya Janata Party's Anupma Jaiswal winning the election upstaging Samajwadi Party's Rubab Sayeda by a margin of just 6,702 votes.
The top three candidates split 97.1% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Anupma Jaiswal got a total of 87,479 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Rubab Sayeda secured 80,777 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Ajeet Pratap Singh grabbed the third spot with 36,325 votes. The top three parties got 41.5%, 38.3% and 17.2% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Dr. Waqar Ahmad Shah outperformed Indian National Congress's Chandra Shekhar Singh by 15,496 votes.